Officers from the Attorney General of Guanajuato, succeeded in capturing a criminal group belonging to ‘La Familia Michoacana’ operating in the municipalities of Cortazar, Villagran, Juventino Rosas and Jaral del Progreso.
These criminals were involved in at least five murders and six kidnappings, without considering the high number of people who were extorted.
During the capture the officers confiscated a large arsenal of guns and short rounds of ammunition, boots, bulletproof vests, handcuffs, and mobile equipment and three trucks.
Of the 11 arrested, nine are in the state of Michoacan and Guanajuato two.
“In addition to be made available to the Federal Public Ministry to allow yourself farms the criminal responsibility for crimes within its jurisdiction,” said Carlos Zamarripa, Attorney General of Guanajuato